Bother and Delight


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Bother noun – Something that is a source of irritation.
Usage example: returning damaged goods is a real bother

Delight is an antonym for bother in topics: trouble, harass.
Nearby Words: bothered, bothersome, botheration, bothering
Antonyms for Bother


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Delight verb – To give satisfaction to.
Usage example: the news that you had won the Pulitzer delighted us beyond words

Bother is an antonym for delight.
Nearby Words: delightful, delighted, delightfully, delightedly, delighting
Antonyms for Delight
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How words are described

pure pure bother pure delight
small small bother small delight
powerful powerful bother powerful delight

Common collocations

someone bother someone delight someone
audience bother audience delight audience
humans bother humans delight humans
kids bother kids delight kids
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